Pragel Pass

Pragel Pass

Pragel Pass is a high mountain pass at an elevation of 1.548m (5,079ft) above the sea level, located in the Swiss Alps.

The road over the pass is asphalted and links Muotathal and Netstal. It has a maximum grade of 18 percent. There are 3 routes to reach the summit. Starting from Riedern, the ascent is 21.32 km long. Over this distance, the elevation gain is 1.039 meters. The average percentage is 4.9 %. Starting from Muotathal, the ascent is 12 km long. Over this distance, the elevation gain is 940 meters. The average percentage is 7.8 %.

And starting from Klöntalersee, the ascent is 10.45 km long. Over this distance, the elevation gain is 700 meters. The average percentage is 6.7 %. The east side of the pass road is closed to motorized vehicles on Saturdays and Sundays, which makes it ideal for bikers.

 

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